Trying to describe the music of Venice is a little like trying to describe a perfect sunset or the feeling of first love. It transcends words — you just know its great. But since this is a bio and part of its responsibility is to use words to convey the unconveyable, try mixing the rock & roll of 70s era Aerosmith with the folk storytelling of James Taylor, mix in some Earth, Wind & Fire funk, some Maroon 5 pop, a little Craig David R&B soul, harmonies reminiscent of the Eagles at their best, and then combine old school arrangements with modern production layered with brilliant musicianship, remarkable vocal stylings and lyrics that are intelligent and often laced with wit, and youre in the ballpark. Whether performing as a 7-piece rock band for 50,000 festival attendees, or as an acoustic quartet for an intimate audience of 100, Venice never fails to get the crowd up and dancing with their infectious melodies and high-energy grooves, or to bring them to tears with their poignant themes and heartfelt delivery. Venices distinctive sound has made them a favorite of some of the biggest names in the business. To list just a few of the artists and bands theyve either performed or recorded with, theres Bruce Springsteen, Don Henley, Elton John, Phil Collins, Sting, Melissa Etheridge, Cher, Ozzy Osbourne, Stevie Nicks, Michael McDonald, Billy Idol, Heart, Chris Isaak, the Doobie Brothers, Styx, Brian Wilson, the Beach Boys, Dolly Parton, Linda Rondstadt, Kenny Loggins and Warren Zevon.
Antibalas will release a new album, ‘Fu Chronicles’ in February 2020 and previewed the LP with by sharing its lead single, “Fight Am Finish,” ahead of a 2020 nationwide tour.
Pigeons Playing Ping Pong will release their fifth studio album, ‘Presto,’ early next year and will support the LP with a 2020 winter tour.
Goose will hit the road with Pigeons Playing Ping Pong for a winter tour before flying off on their own for a spring tour to start 2020.
Wilco announced their first tour of 2020, which consists of 17 headlining dates in March and April.
The Revivalists confirmed Tank & The Bangas will open most dates of their 2020 winter tour and also added an April 2020 run.